Tag: British

Nigel Davenport

(1928–2013) Arthur Nigel Davenport Filmography as Actor: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born May 23 1928 Great Shelford (England) Died October 25 2013 Gloucester (England) Occupation Actor

John Hurt

(1940–2017) Sir John Vincent Hurt, CBE Filmography as Actor: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born January 22 1940 Chesterfield (England) Died January 25 2017 Cromer (England) Cause of death Cancer (pancreatic) Occupation Actor…

H. G. Wells

(1866–1946) Herbert George Wells Works: • A Modern Utopia (English) • A Short History of the World (English) • Aarnihauta ja muita juttuja (Finnish) • Aikakone (Finnish) • An Englishman Looks at the World (English) • Ann Veronica: A Modern…

Alan Young

(1919–2016) Angus Young Filmography as Actor: The Time Machine 1960 Director: George Pal Starring: Rod Taylor, Alan Young   Born November 19 1919 North Shields (England) Died May 19 2016 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Award Emmy Hollywood Walk of Fame

Robert Louis Stevenson

(1850–1894) Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson Works: • Aarresaari (Finnish) • A Child’s Garden of Verses (English) • A Christmas Sermon (English) • A Footnote to History: Eight Years of Trouble in Samoa (English) • A Lowden Sabbath Morn (English) •…

William Makepeace Thackeray

(1811–1863) Works: • A Little Dinner at Timmins’s (English) • Ballads (English) • Barry Lyndon (English) • Burlesques (English) • Catherine: a Story (English) • Doctor Birch and His Young Friends (English) • George Cruikshank (English) • Henry Esmondin historia…

Barry Lyndon (1975)

Director: Stanley Kubrick Producer: Stanley Kubrick Screenplay: Stanley Kubrick Based on: Barry Lyndon (1844) by William Makepeace Thackeray Genre: Adventure | Drama | Historical Music: Leonard Rosenman Country: United Kingdom | United States Language: English Studio: Warner Bros. Release date: 1975 Running…

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

Director: Stanley Kubrick Producer: Stanley Kubrick Screenplay: Stanley Kubrick Based on: A Clockwork Orange (1962) by Anthony Burgess Genre: Crime | Drama | Science Fiction Music: Wendy Carlos Country: United Kingdom | United States Language: English Studio: Warner Bros. Release date: 1971 Running time:…

Patrick Magee

(1922–1982) Patrick George McGee Filmography as Actor: A Clockwork Orange 1971 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee     Barry Lyndon 1975 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Ryan O’Neil, Marisa Berenson   Born March 31 1922 Armagh (Northern Ireland) Died August 14 1982 Fulham, London…

Anthony Burgess

(1917–1993) John Anthony Burgess Wilson, FRSL Filmography as Writer: A Clockwork Orange 1971 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee     Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey   Born February 25 1917 Manchester (England) Died…